Phukubje Pierce Masithela Attorneys
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South Africa’s Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) is there to protect us because the misuse of personal information has real-life consequences. Take it seriously.
Joining us on this episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast to explain the options we have regarding the Experian Data Breach is Lucien Pierce, an attorney in South Africa who specializes in Cyber Law including data protection and privacy.
The Regulation of Interception of Communications and Provision of Communication Related Information Act (“RICA”), which the South African state had used to spy on journalists and possibly their lawyers and to conduct mass surveillance of its citizens, was suspended by the High Court of South Africa.
With President Cyril Ramaphosa’s determination to transform South Africa into a full digital society through the premise of the 4th Industrial Revolution and the development of smart cities. The country's legal framework needs to catch-up so it is cyber ready.